| ||Rules for simulating low-level (company- and platoon-level) tactics during the Vietnam War. Command and control is an important part of play. Rules cover the use of helicopters, radio communications, tanks, booby traps, casualty evacuation, snipers, and prisoners. Artillery and air support is simplified. Rulebook includes extensive biblography and filmography.|
|Period||Vietnam War, skirmish scale|
|Scale||As the designer states, "One of the aims of these rules is to escape from the rigid concept of time, activity and distance." One turn represents about 2-5 minutes. 1" = 5 or 10 meters (player's preference). One model equals one man, vehicle, or weapon. Designed for use with 15mm or 20mm figures|
|Contents||48-page spiral-bound rulebook, 1 reference card, 1 counter sheet (paper), 1 rules update sheet|
|Publisher||First edition published 1993, second edition published 1996 by Firebase Games|
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|1 April 1998||added link to Panzer's site|
|5 April 1997||reorganized|
|22 July 1996||reformatted|
|15 April 1996||reorganized|
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